Torchlight Tours

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November 3, 2018
8635 A1A South
St. Augustine, FL 32080

What You Need To Know

In a rare opportunity, explore Fort Matanzas by torch and lantern light and step back to the year 1743. Listen to and talk with the Spanish soldiers stationed at this fortified watchtower to defend the southern approach to St. Augustine. Experience a nighttime cannon firing as part of the evening. Each tour starts with a ferry ride to Fort Matanzas. Tours for this ticketed event will depart from the Fort Matanzas Center Visitor Center Dock at 6 p.m., 6:45 p.m., 7:30 p.m. and 8:15 p.m. Due to limited space, advance tickets are required. The cost is $10 for adults, $5 for youth and free for youth under age 5. Reserve tickets in advance by calling 904-829-6506 Ext. 239 or by stopping by the Castillo de San Marcos ticket booth. All reservation holders must check in at the Fort Matanzas Visitor Center 30 minutes prior to their reserved tour time to receive a ferry ticket. 


Full List of Dates

SaturdayNovember 3, 2018